Moderator:Our world is large and diverse. It is inhabited by millions of people all over the world. And depending on residency and weather conditions, all the people look different. They have different color skin, hair, different eyes, different noses and they all dress up in different ways. And most importantly – lead different lifestyles. And this is the greatest wealth of the world. After all, every nation makes the world so bright and colorful as we are used to seeing
Look at each other – we are so different: someone above – someone following, someone’s eyes are grey, and some brown, and maybe even green… we all Have different hair – and it already says that we all belong to different people. To study the culture and life of the world’s peoples is not only fun and interesting, but also useful, because it is in the diversity of peoples on the earth is stored, the source of wisdom and kindness.
And I tell you a secret! It will help us to get acquainted with different peoples of the world! Ready. Then listen…
“Once the sages decided to hide all the secrets of their peoples, in order not to lose them and keep the uniqueness. And agreed never to speak of them Continue reading
This summer in Switzerland, tourists are offered a wide range of activities for every taste that you can visit.
Exhibition of objects of art Basel
15 June in Basel 42nd time will turn into a Mecca of art – in the town will be a traditional fair of works of art Art Basel. The exhibition usually attracts about 60 thousand visitors not only from across Europe but also the world – after all, the exhibits on display are hundreds of the best galleries from Europe, America, Asia and Australia.
“the Olympics to the world of art” — calls the Art Basel festival French Le Mond. German Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung called the event ’s art at its best”, Vogue and peremptorily called Art Basel ’s most beautiful temporary Museum in the world”.
One of the initiators of the art fair in Basel is a famous Swiss art dealer and collector Ernst Beyeler. Thanks to him, a small Basel in June, becoming one of the Central places in the art world. Visitors of the fair Art Basel, which will be held in the city from 15 to 19 June, will be able to see the famous paintings, sculptures, photographs and other exhibits created by more than 1.5 thousand masters – from Continue reading
The roots of carnival out in the middle Ages and originates from the “feast of all Mari”, which is known from 1039 years and it began to cover their faces with masks. The birthplace of carnival, considered to be Italy, namely the well-known carnival of Venice. Carnival in Italian “carne” meat, “Valais”.
In 1296, the Italian government decided to make the last day before lent a public holiday. The peak of development of the Venetian carnival falls in the middle of the 18th century, when the celebration is not only a major event but also the meaning of life of its participants. In the period of carnival in the country there was an atmosphere of permissiveness and freedom.
Replaced the drab existence comes extravaganza of colors and joy. Shackles noble manners gladly accepts every commoner, covering his face with a carnival mask and wearing luxurious clothes. In turn, members of the nobility were hiding under the guise of suckers, which gave the medieval carnival special intrigue. The shoemaker could flirt with the Princess, and the patrician could easily seduce a seamstress. So wealth and poverty hiding behind masks and carnival costumes kept the secrets of their masters.
Carnival caught on Italy, what to wear carnival masks and costumes, they became year-round. The government had to publish an additional law under Continue reading